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expressed support for the proposed provision requiring retailers to ensure that anyone who seeks to purchase e-cigarettes is at least 18 years of age. ...NACS opposed a provision that would require sellers of individual cigars to place a warning statement
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Aug 22, 2014 13:20

[Canada] E-cigarettes in Toronto (PDF)

This report recommends that the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care amend the Smoke-Free Ontario Act (SFOA) to include e-cigarettes, such that the Act would prohibit e-cigarette use wherever cigarette use is currently prohibited in Ontario; and prohibi
City of Toronto (ca)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:56

[Canada] Toronto medical officer calls for e-cigarette ban

Toronto's medical officer of health wants the city to ban the use of e-cigarettes anywhere smoking is prohibited if the province doesn't enact its own legislation to restrict their use by next year. Dr. David McKeown would like to see the province prohib
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:53

Most Providers Skip Tobacco Discussions With Teenagers

Less than a third of adolescents in a 2011 survey reported that their healthcare providers asked them about tobacco use or advised them not to use tobacco, according to an article published online August 18 in Pediatrics.
Medical Tribune
added Aug 22, 2014 12:46

[Asia, Asia-pacific] E-cigarettes set to be banned in India soon

Keeping in view its adverse affects on the health, last year, India along with other countries of southeast Asian region vowed to impose a ban during a regional workshop for Southeast Asia on implementation of the WHO framework convention on tobacco cont
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:44

Pediatricians want to childproof e-cig refills

"Alarmingly, these products are often sold in containers without any child-proofing," the pediatricians wrote in a letter to Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.), who introduced the Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act last month.
The Hill
added Aug 22, 2014 12:38

[Canada] LETTER: Why do schools allow students to smoke?

I suggest, when school starts up again, come with your phones and take photos of the children smoking and ask why they can bring restricted drugs near your child. Maybe you should also speak to your lawyers, for the school is placing your child in danger
York Region (ca)
added Aug 22, 2014 10:41
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Reciprocal associations between cigarette consumption and DSM-IV nicotine dependence criteria in adolescent smokers

In adolescent smokers, higher cigarette consumption predicts later severity of DSM-IV nicotine dependence more than the reverse. Smoking and drinking also influence each other mutually over time.
added Aug 22, 2014 10:32
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[Norway] Tobacco use among Norwegian adolescents: from cigarettes to snus

Adolescent smoking prevalence has fallen dramatically in Norway, accompanied by a smaller increase in snus use. Young snus users in Norway have many of the same risk factors as smokers, but to a lesser degree.
added Aug 22, 2014 10:27

New Research: E-Cigs Safer Alternative to Regular Cigarettes

a new analysis of 81 studies supports e-cigs as a safer alternative to conventional cigarettes, and there is some evidence that e-cigs may even help smokers quit, researchers say... two of the five authors have links to e-cig manufacturers. However, they
The Cleveland Clinic
added Aug 22, 2014 10:17
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